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2005 Acura TL 3.2L Steering Rack VIN: 19UUA66245
Thanks in advance for this one acura guys, we recieved this car after customer took car the dealer for hard steering when hot, they replaced pump then said it needed a rack and pinion, so we replaced rack and pinion with a reman unit from meridian the car stil...
1998 BMW 528i 2.8L front tires VIN: WBADD5327W
front left canber -2.1 right camber -1.6 front toe and caster are in specs. front camber and caster are not adjustable. car handels ok on the road. Is there anyway or aftermarket camber adjustment kit avalable to bring the camber in specs?
1995 Buick Regal Custom 3.8L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 2G4WB52L2S
This vehicle is killing us. The complaint was when you let off gas pedal the vehicle does not slow down until you press brake pedal. We found sticking throttle cable, replaced it, have checked all sensors, found IAC connector was repaired by someone else with ...
1988 Chevrolet Cavalier Z24 2.8L No Start VIN: 1G1JF31W8J
Alright we have an 88 chevy cavalier that ran when in came in the shop we replaced the engine with a jasper reman and now we cant get it to start the engine spins but wont start we have 175 pounds of compresion it has an injector pulse and fuel pressure it als... Trouble codes: 12 (no dist. ref pulse or engine speed)
1989 Chevrolet C1500 Silverado 5.7L Cruise Control VIN: 1GTDC14K3K
This one has me stumped. The Cruise Is Inop. I found that the switch wasnt working so I hooked up a new switch and still nothing. The switch is functioning right but the servo is not doing anything. So I got a servo from a salvage yard and have the same probl...
1991 Chevrolet Corvette 5.7L Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out VIN: 1G1YY2383M
Hello everyone! I want to thank everyone in advance for the input. This corvette came with a complaint of hesitation on accel. After checking the basics (ie timing, vacuum, fuel pressure) went for a test drive with scan tool and found timing being retarded bac...
1992 Chevrolet Camaro RS 5.0L Excessive Emissions, Poor Idle Quality, Hesitation, Surge, Cuts out, Stall, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 1G1FP23E5N
customer stated when vehicle is cold, engine misfires backfires. will not stay running on its own. idle surges up and down.once vehicle warms up symptoms seem to go away. replaced coolant temp sensor, map sensor, iac sensor, wires ,and fuel filter,cap, rotor a...
1994 Chevrolet P30 454CID Steering VIN: 1GBKP37N8P
This vehicle came to us about a month ago with no power steering and no brakes. We replaced the power steering pump and the steeing was ok but the brakes made the pump howl. We then replaced the hydroboost and all was ok. Owner took motorhome and came back abo...
1995 Chevrolet S10 4.3L rear brakes VIN: 1GTCS19Z3S
after repairs customer said rear brakes lock up on lightest touch rechecked an instaaled another set of shoes test drove an no problem customer got truck back 1 week later same problem trucked back in again cant find anything mechanical wrong pulled power from...
1999 Chevrolet P30 5.7L 1.210 VIN: R1X3300882
Cust says the front brake's keep locking up and smoking and he had the front brake hoses and two front calipers and had a tech tell him he needed a hydro booster i think it needs a proportioning valve anyone can help with some ifo it makes more to me to replac...
1999 Chevrolet K1500 LS 5.7L compression VIN: 1GCEK19R4X
no compression in cyliders 4 and 5 I mean 0 but the rest are good puller o2s out changed cap and rotor first thinking it was cross firing so i decided it needs heads but i got to thinking if my timing chain jumped would I only lose 2 cylinders or would it be w...
2002 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4.3L Severe lack of power VIN: 2GCEC19WX2
I have this silverado with a 4.3l that has a severe lack of power. I am at whits end i have tried every thing i know and are clueless as to why it is so gutless. I have cut holes before the cats to see if it was plugged cats,no change. checked for vacume leaks...
2004 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 4.3L Excessive Emissions, No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Surge, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1GECEC14X1
This truck quit going down the road. On check-out it would spit back through intake when cranking. Scaned for codes and got P0016 cam sensor out of time. removed dist cap and found rotr would turn severa(20-30) degrees. Cranked engine and rotor turned about ah... Trouble codes: P0016 (Cam sensor out of time to Crank sensor)
2008 Dodge Ram 3500 Laramie 6.7L cooling system VIN: 3D3MX38AX7
Truck is going through coolant but no external leaks. truck does not over heat. System does not pressure up more then normal. Any ideas of where to look would be great. Thanks in advance.
1995 Ford F-350 XLT 7.3L pedel drops to floor slow VIN: 1FTJX35F3S
brake pedal goes to the floor slowly with pressure applied
1997 Ford Thunderbird LX 3.8L Hesitation, Misfire, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FALP6245V
Thanks in advance for your help. I have a 97 t-bird with a constant misfire on cyl 3. The car came in initially with a ses light, codes stored for misfires on cylinders 1&2 and evap flow. Replaced the purge hose to the intake for the evap, replaced the cracked... Trouble codes: P0303 (Cylinder 3 misfire)
1999 Ford Contour LX 2.0L Fuel Pump VIN: 1FAFP6536X
I have here a 99 contour with a bad fuel pump assembly, I cant locate one for contours built after may 99, dealership has them on backorder and aftermarket they only have the pump itself. My question is if I eliminate the return line and just plump a hose to t...
2003 Ford Windstar 3.8L Starting VIN: 1F1DONTKNO
One of my coworkers replaced a torque converter on this van. He disconected the battery. Upon reinstall the van will not crank after he repeatedly cranked and no start, this was before i checked it. I tryed to start no crank, tried to scan there was no communi...
2004 Ford Expedition XLT 4.6L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 1FMFU16W34
The coustomer brought me in his 04 expedtion with a miss at idle. The cousomer had washed the engin down with the hose (big no no) and thats when his miss started. He took the truck to another shop where they replaced the plugs and 1 coil pack. Car came to my ... Trouble codes: P0316, P0306
2004 Ford Escape XLS 2.0L All Lights And Guages VIN: 1FMYU02Z85
All dash lights flicker, go on and off at random and guages sweep and then go dead.
2005 Ford Explorer Sport Trac XLT 4.0L Abs Module VIN: 1FMZU67K05
Help!! i hope somebody out there can help me. We have a 2005 ford explorer sport trac 2wd 4.0l flex fuel.the problem is every time coming to a stop around 15-20 mph and slower abs activates.did front end alignment steering wheel off center, and put both same s...
2007 Ford Explorer XLT 4.0L Leaking VIN: 1FMEU73EX7
I got this 2007 Explorer with a 4.0 L. engine that came in with a big oil leak from between the engine and transmission. We dropped the transmission and transfer case to replace rear main seal. We also replaced the lower oil pan gasket and the front pump trans...
2008 Ford F-150 XL 4.6L Outside temp gauge & compass VIN: 1FTRF14W78
This is a base 2008 F150 XL 4x4 without a tachometer. We got a used XLT cluster with tach and had the odometer programmed to match the original mileage. Plugged it in and everything works fine except the line above the mileage in the message display now reads ...
2002 Honda Odyssey LX 3.5L temp control VIN: 5FNRL18612
Howdy Y'all! We have some kinda issue with the Automatic temp control on this 2002 Honda Odyssey . When the compressor was replaced this summer the temp control didn't work well about 70 degress and fluctuating up and back. Someone disconnected the heater hose...
1995 Isuzu Rodeo S 3.2L Excessive Emissions, Stall, Misfire, Poor Fuel Economy VIN: 4S2CG58VXS
truck runs fine sometimes then starts running bad, skipping,black smoke out tail pipe, stalls then won't restart. after sitting for a few hours it will restart and run fine for a few minutes then same thing again. i have checked for leaking injectors, fuel pre...
1995 Jeep Grand Cherokee Laredo 4.0L Excessive Emissions VIN: 1J4FX58S1S
hello nonOBD2 tecs this truck came to me with a very hard start and poor run no power.And get emission inspection. I fond the coil wire was bad at the cap. So we did a tune up and all was fine.RUNS GREAT. so we sent it off for the insp. it came back with very ...
2001 Jeep Wrangler SE 2.5L Timing Chain VIN: SAJAV18A01
Ok, I have a friend that owns this Jeep. I'm not familiar with it so i was looking for some pointers. It had been making noise for some time and has now left him stranded on the side of the road. trailered it home and did some checking, Easy enough to find tha...
2003 Kia Sorento LX 3.5L Electronic VIN: KNDJC733X3
4wd low ligth on but is not stuck on 4low trans dosent shift like it should no overdrive also the check engine light was on code p1795 replced the selector sitwch nothing also try a new module for the 4wd nothing i cant find no wiring problems
1994 Lincoln Continental 3.8L oil&water mix VIN: ILNLM9IVOP
This 4.6L motor does not have plastic intake manifolds. There is a mix of coolant and oil in the crankcase. There is no oil in cooling system. No running problems. Car was here for routine oil change. Thanks for any help!
1998 Mercedes-Benz S320 LWB 3.2L No Start VIN: WDBGA33G7W
car will not start good fuel pressure it has spark but no pulse to injectors
2003 Mercedes-Benz C320 3.2L Slips VIN: WDBRN64J3A
Thanks for any help in advance. Transmission came into shop slippng, we overhauled the trans and found the seals swollen and clutch mattterial coming off of the clutches on the b1 brake clutches. The trans now goes into emergency running as soon as you shift i...
2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse GT 3.0L sunroof, interior light, radio VIN: 4A3AC84H31
No check engine light, runs fine, radio does not work, dash display for radio and lock does not work, key less entry does not work, power locks only work if car is running, power sunroof does not work. We have checked all fuses, checked the ECU in the fuse box...
2000 Nissan Frontier SE 3.3L door lock VIN: 1N6DD26S9Y
Car came in with nonop driver window and nonop/intermittent power lock operation. Manipulated the interior lock at handle and after numerous attempts was able to get the door open. Removed panel and inspected lock mechanism and actuator. Found that the linkage...
2011 Nissan QUEST 3.5L Rear Lights VIN: JN8AE2KP9B
Help does anyone have access to a wiring diagram of the rear lights for this vehicle? none in mitchell or alldata need to hook up trailer connector. Would perfer to diagram. Thanks mike head tech
2002 Pontiac Montana 3.4L trac control VIN: 1GMDX03E2D
We replaced it with a used unit and when it was come it was working great. now customer returns and the traction control light doesnt come on in the dash when they switch it off and on mannually. with scanner hocked up and switching it the scanner shows it is ...
2003 Pontiac Vibe GT 1.8L Hesitation, MIL Lamp on VIN: 5Y2SN64L23
car has been coming up with code p0171 on and off for about a year now. has been checked at other shops but doesn't sound like anything has been found ever or replaced. car runs ok but does have slight hesitation only intermittantly when under light throttle a... Trouble codes: P0171
1999 Saab 9-3 2.0L passenger belt tensioner VIN: YS3DD58N6X
This one has an Air Bag MIL on, gives code B2447, "passenger seat belt tensioner short to ground". Unplugged SRS module and tensioner, check both wires for continuity, one has .2 ohm, the other 1.3 ohm. With tensioner unplugged, sets code immediately after cl...
2003 Saab 9-3 Arc 2.0L Radio VIN: YS3FD49Y03
Customer claims that after a very close or direct lightning strike to the car, the radio/entertainment system stopped working. With the Tech 2, I ran the optical bus ring break test: ICM Amp2 Amp1 X EHU CDF/CDCF No communication with Amp1, Amp2, EHU, CDF/CD...
2003 Saturn Ion-2 2.2L Alternator VIN: 1G8AJ52F83
This car came in not charging, with the battery light on. Customer stated that he just had the alternator off and brought it in to the local alternator shop and tested it "said to be good". I received two trouble shooting flow charts and a wiring diagram from...
1991 Subaru Legacy L 2.2L No Start, Stall VIN: JF1BC6315M
Hi everyone, Got a 91 Subaru Legacy 2.2L FWD. Vehicle started, then stalled. Had to put the accelerater pedal to the floor to keep the vehicle from stalling. Then ran fine. Then day after, cranked, but no start. There's intermitent spark. There's fuel pressur...
2004 Subaru Impreza WRX STI 2.5L No Start VIN: JF1GD70604
This car came with only half of the engine fireing,Perform comression 75 lb.perform a valve job,now it will not start. no spark no injector pulse and no RPM on scanner. It will be grately appriciated if somebody can help me out with this one. Thank you.
2001 Toyota Tacoma Pre Runner 3.4L Door Locks VIN: 5TEN72N21Z
I have tested the lock actuator and it locks and unlocks. The black and blue wire is grounding out at the BCM when I push the lock switch to lock position. I can hear the BCM clicking when pushing the unlock switch, when pushing the lock switch, it only ticks....
2004 Toyota Tacoma 2.4L Cylinder head VIN: 5TENL42N84
I have a toyota pick up that had a warrped head/bad head gasket. I am trying to find out if the cracks between the intake and exhaust valves will cause a short term driveability concern. I was hoping to surface the head and put it togather.I realize the cracks...
2007 Toyota Sienna LE 3.5L pressures erratic VIN: 5TDZK23C27
We have this Sienna in for the a/c leaking at the rear evaporator lines. We have charged this system before and added dye and all was cold until the freon got low again. We have replaced the complete rear unit and now after evacuating and recharging the pressu...
1999 Volvo V70 2.4L MIL Lamp on VIN: YV1LW65F9Y
Hi All, Having a bit of a time with this Volvo, mostly from lack of info for the car... The car throws this code every time once it's warm. If you clear the code, MIL will stay off until it warms up, or come back within 15 seconds if it's already warm. Every... Trouble codes: P1671 (CMP Actuator Performance Problem/Signal Out of Range)
2003 Volvo S40 1.9L MIL Lamp on VIN: YV1VS275X3
We have smoke checked the system for vacuum leaks as well as the exhaust for leaks with none found we have read all the forums on this code we were just wondering if any other tricks can be made other than the dealer for pc programing when we look at the o2 li... Trouble codes: ECM28

Fixes & Summaries for All Makes and Models
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1997 Acura RL 3.5L No Start, Cuts out VIN: JH4KA9663V
Thanks to all that replied. Greg [...] hit it right on the nail, the fuel pump resistor wire had melted down and insulated it, causing it not to work. repaired the wiring and now vehicle runs fine. I did have the used ecu reprogamed, but after that expense I ...
2004 Acura TL 3.2L no shifting VIN: 19UUA66204
Sorry, I could not fix this vehicle custumer did not have the money to replace pcm.thanks for the help.David from Minesota suggested the pcm may be the problem.William from Kentacky suggest to check for tsb none were found.thaks MARIANO
2006 Audi A6 Quattro 3.2L temperature setting VIN: WAUDH74F06
I am sorry to say is car is not fixed.We here in Wilkes-Barre Pa are in a major flood issue and we are being evacuated.Customer has picked up car and we will deal with it later.Thank you
1997 BMW 528i 2.8L ingen VIN: WBADD6329V
special thanks to iatn gentelman proplem was we ching the key
1995 Chevrolet Blazer 4.3L Surge, Cuts out VIN: 1GCCT19W65
i replaced the fuel pressure regulator and it fixed the truck, thank you all for the help.
1995 Chevrolet S10 4.3L No Start VIN: 1GCDT14W4S
First off i want to thank everyone who replied,we took in to consideration all replies, went over everything again and all looked good, since there were problems with the spider connector we decided to replace it, also the fuel lines had a bit of rust nothing ...
1997 Chevrolet Tahoe 5.7L 4x4 indicator VIN: 3GNEK18R8V
Replaced the select buttons and that fixed it. It must had been making bad contact in switches them selves. Thanks for all your replies.
1999 Chevrolet K2500 Suburban 7.4L lower contro arm bushings VIN: 1GNGK26J1X
the machine shop bored out the bushing holes to make the bushings fit into the lower control arm. allowing us to find the proper bushing for the lower control arm. thank you for your replies.
2003 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 HD LS 6.0L Hesitation VIN: 1GCGK13U13
Upon further inspection we removed the the crankshaft position sensor and inspected the reluctor wheel. We discovered that some of the blades where bent out of shape, some were close to each other and others were spaced apart. We used a flat head screwdriver a... Trouble codes: P0336 (Crank sensor 18/24).
2001 Chrysler Sebring LX 3.0L No Start VIN: 4C3AG52H31
Replaced ecm with new one and programmed key. Cannot reprogram used mitsubishi computors Trouble codes: P1610 (Immobilizor).
2007 Chrysler Town & Country LX 3.3L horn VIN: 2A4GP44RX7
Thanks to all who responded to my problem car... Turns out it was the clock spring. I also noticed the horn would blow when you push the cruise control on/off button on the strng whl...So I got to thinking and guessing and I figured it wuld be cheaper if I th...
2008 Chrysler 300 LX 2.7L steering angle sensor VIN: 2C3KA43R18
This was good one. Thank for the replies. The fix was given to me be a friend at the local Dodge dealer. It was in a Factory STAR Case bulletin. There is one bolt that retains the housing containing the SCCM. The fix was to loosen the retaining bolt and pull t...
2005 Dodge Ram 2500 ST 5.7L HVAC controls VIN: 3D6WR26C95
The dealer replaced the control head. (this was not dual zone nor was it ATC style). No indication of programing involved. We have several of these vehicles so next time I'll replace the head and I'll update this entry with the outcome.
1988 Ford E-250 Econoline Club Wagon XL 5.8L Poor Idle Quality, Surge VIN: 1FDGS24H9J
You guys were right about map reading in htz, been to long since working on this old of truck. but did fix idle surge problem by relocating o2 sensor into exhaust stream instead of factory location of crossover tube. the only downside is now i only smaple of... Trouble codes: 85 (canister purge at lean limits KOEO).
1994 Ford F Super Duty XL 7.3L Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FDLF47F6R
I have this repaired. I tried all of the aftermarket parts stores and Ford Obsolete Dealers for a sensor or a complete pedal.There were none. Itried many wrecking yards. They had all dried up. I got a sensor and a connector for a F350, The connector was differ... Trouble codes: P0122 (Aps), P0123 (Aps).
2000 Ford Focus LX 2.0L Power Steering VIN: IFAFP33PXY
Well after along time of trying all the iedas that were sent to us we changed the power steering rack and all is now fine...Thanks to all
2000 Ford F-450 Super Duty XL 6.8L compressor VIN: 1FDXF46S7Y
Yes folks the temp head sender was open. I removed the alt to make access for my knuckle dragging hands--big.. Replaced the sender and wala KOLD AIR!! unlike most POLITICIANS full of HOTT AIR!! Thanks for the reponses--IATN Rocks!!! thanks Matt
2001 Ford F-250 Super Duty Lariat 7.3L No Start, Stall, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1FTNW21P14
well all i think it fixed after upluging and checking for bad connection, nothing was found but the ficm was not pluged in all the way fixed and truck started and been running fine thank for all the help
2001 Ford F-150 Lariat 4.6L Pump VIN: 2FTZF17261
Well I gave up. Tried new AC compressor, two different PS Pumps from two different sources, all the idler pulleys, new tensioner, belt, flushed PS fluid. The noise is still there unchanged. Had another local shop guy (friend) look at it to get a second opin...
2001 Ford F-150 XLT 4.6L No Start VIN: 1FTRW07W11
2002 Ford Focus SE 2.0L Hesitation, Cuts out VIN: 1FAFP34362
Thanks for all the insight into this problem. I have re-visted all the suggestions including the grounds. I did find that the main battery ground to the bell housing was not connected. I thought that this must be the problem. After cleaning and securing the ma...
2004 GMC Sierra 2500 HD 6.6L Poor Idle Quality, Misfire VIN: 1GTHK23264
Thanks for all the help. In the end it was a scan tool problem. My modis was telling me that it was turning off #2 injector when actual fact it was turning off #1 (This is why i replaced #2 injector in the first place). I had a fellow tech bring his Tech2 over... Trouble codes: P1223, P1226, P1229, P1232, P1235, P1241.
2001 Honda Accord LX 3.0L Poor Idle Quality, MIL Lamp on VIN: 1HGCG22541
We put it back together, fired it up and were about to drop back 20 yards and punt it out. Then the next time we started it, the engine idled way too high. The idle control valve stuck wide open. We tapped on it and it died. So we put in a new idle control val... Trouble codes: P0300 (Random Misfire Detected), P0301 (Misfire Cylinder 1), P0302 (Misfire Cylinder 2), P0303 (Misfire Cylinder 3), P0304 (Misfire Cylinder 4), P0305 (Misfire Cylinder 5 and P0306 Misfire Cylinder 6).
2005 Isuzu tribute 3.0L Misfire VIN: 4F2CZ941S5
i dropped the rear converter and had lots of power and the popping noise went away. so i replaced the rear converter and the problem was fixed. thank you everyone Trouble codes: 305 (cylinder 5 misfore), 306 (cylinder 6 misfire), 300 (random misfire).
2004 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L ride control VIN: 5LMFU28R64
yeah i would say it's fixed!after a week customer didn't call me back,when i gave him the car back i explained to him about the message coming on in the cluster,he said is fine as long the suspension works he doesn't care about it.thanks you all for the time y...
2005 Lincoln Navigator 5.4L Mechanical VIN: 5MLFU28A5Y
Thankyou fellows, i replaced the timing tensioners along with the guides and all is good, i did also have to drop the pan and clean out the old stuff because it will get sucked into the pump... Have a nice day and thankyou!!
2006 Mazda 3 i 2.0L No Start VIN: JM1BK12FX6
Hi group- Thanks for all the help. Car is fixed and back on the road again. After doing some wire tracing found a bent pin in the main connector for the fuel injectors and coils. As for the compression problem, come to find out the used engine had a blown head... Trouble codes: U0073 (u2516-), U2516 (u1900-), U1900.
1972 Mercedes-Benz 280SEL 4.5L engine cooling system VIN: 1080681201
We ended up curing this car after replacing the radiator & the fan clutch. (we thought we could prove that the fan clutch was bad by "locking it solid") the car runs midpoint like all the other MB's that we see thank you for all the replies
2001 Mercedes-Benz S430 4.3L Door closing assist VIN: WDBNG70J11
Thanks guys for all the help ,I check EIS system coding and sure enough I had two wrong coding ,every thing works great.
1991 Mercury Grand Marquis GS 5.0L no 2nd gear VIN: 1MECM74F0M
Wow, Thanks to all for the quick responses; most appreciated! Not being a tranny shop, I am grateful for the info. As most suggested, the transmission is internally damaged. The customer is in the process of trying to get a national rental company to pay for ...
1993 Oldsmobile Bravada 4.3L Poor Idle Quality VIN: 1GHTDT13W3
thanks for the part number now i no he wont have carbon problems any more also put a new delco egr on it no more check engine light thanks chris Trouble codes: 32 (egr system problem).
2006 Pontiac G6 GT 3.5L Battery draw VIN: 1G2ZH15886
For those who are interested here's "the rest of the story". This car was from another shop who brought it over with the complaint of, "Battery has a draw on it". Visual inspection showed a brand new battery installed in July 2011. I jumped in with both feet ...
1994 Saturn SL2 1.9L No Start, Cuts out, Stall VIN: 1G8ZK5578R
Thanks to everyone that took the time to help, especially Ron, Matthew and Francis. We removed and replaced electrical connectors at ignition module, 6PIN connector PT751/ [...] 5PIN PT1072 [...],we replaced the ignition wires,we tested the car for two ... Trouble codes: 19 (6X Signal fault.), 42 (Bypass line error), 48 (Info flag - reference pluse error.).
2004 Suzuki Grand Vitara EX 2.5L No Start, Poor Idle Quality, Cuts out, MIL Lamp on VIN: JS3TD62V64
Thank you to all that replied.After checking and rechecking car started to run and could find any problems.Had car for week and drove and drove started and started no problems.Thinking computer problem and recommended customer take to dealer.They replaced comp... Trouble codes: P0403, P0123.
1998 Volkswagen Jetta GL 2.0L shift linkage VIN: 3VWRB81H9W
This little beasty is now fixed!! I want to thank John and Robert. Both were right about the bushings and specifically the relay lever. I looked up online what that relay lever is supposed to look like and mine was WAY different. Mine was apple cored, the oute...
2000 Volkswagen Beetle GL 2.0L cooling fan VIN: 3VWCA21C4Y
This vehicle actually had multiple problems. A new fan control unit and a new radiator fan, the big one on the driver's side, fixed the fan issue. Both fans came on with the A/C turned on with no fluctuation in operation. The old fan was drawing too many am...
2005 Volkswagen Beetle GL 2.0L Unknown VIN: 3VWBK31C95
Thanks so much for everyone's replies. After sending this request I went and lifted the vehicle once again and used my stethescope to hear the noise while the wheels were going 50mph. I heard the noise coming from the other wheel bearing that had no play. This...
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